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Re: ISSUE-2136 (unconditional love): Add explanation for children of container elements with false conditional attributes [Last Call: SVG 1.2 Tiny ]

From: Cyril Concolato <cyril.concolato@enst.fr>
Date: Thu, 16 Oct 2008 08:33:08 +0200
Message-ID: <48F6E024.1090709@enst.fr>
To: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
CC: SVG Working Group WG <public-svg-wg@w3.org>

Doug Schepers a écrit :
> Hi, Cyril-
> 
> Cyril Concolato wrote (on 10/14/08 2:29 AM):
>> SVG Working Group Issue Tracker a écrit :
>>> ISSUE-2136 (unconditional love): Add explanation for children of
>>> container elements with false conditional attributes [Last Call: SVG
>>> 1.2 Tiny ]
>>>
>>> http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/WG/track/issues/2136
>>>
>>> Raised by: Doug Schepers
>>> On product: Last Call: SVG 1.2 Tiny
>>> Cyril Concolato
>>> <http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-svg/2008Oct/0110.html>:
>>> [[
>>> * Section 5.8 Conditional Processing:
>>> The specification says: "Conditional processing attributes  do not
>>> affect the processing of all elements. They can be specified only on
>>> graphics elements, container elements, text content elements,
>>> descriptive elements, timed elements  and the 'foreignObject'  and
>>> 'discard'  elements. A conditional processing attribute  on any other
>>> element does not affect whether that element will be processed."
>>> Could you add an explanation about what happens to elements (script,
>>> handlers, animations, listeners) inside a container element which has
>>> a conditional processing attribute evaluated to false?
>> I suggest adding the following sentence:
>> "When a conditional processing attribute is specified on a container
>> element, it affects only the elements on which conditional processing
>> attributes can be specified."
>>
>> Add also the following sentence:
>> "Note that if a conditional processing attribute is specified on a
>> container element which contains scripts, it has no effect on whether
>> the script is executed. In particular, all scripts contained in a
>> 'switch' element are processed."
> 
> Corrected as requested.  Please let us know if you're satisfied with this.
Thank you. I'm satisfied.

Cyril

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Cyril Concolato
Maître de Conférences/Associate Professor
Groupe Mutimedia/Multimedia Group
Département Traitement du Signal et Images
/Dept. Signal and Image Processing
Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications
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75 013 Paris, France
http://tsi.enst.fr/~concolat 
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